My Perspectives

The World is a funny, complex, progressive and regressive place in many ways. My Perspectives is a space where I will be sharing my perspectives of the world. My focus will be on sociopolitical, environmental politics and socio-justice matters. Come, join the discussion!

Benevoluntourism & the mis-Readings of the ‘Postcolonial’ Environments

We do not need Benevoluntourists! What on earth is benevoluntourism, you ask?  Benevoluntourism is the ‘new’, in my view, neoliberal capitalist philanthropic movement. This genre combines charitable acts, buttressed in … Continue reading

Jun 28, 2016

Religion, Politics and Leadership: a complex balance

The last discussion left me asking the following questions: what exactly is the reason for religion? Why does the human society, some part of it, want/need to practice religion? Any … Continue reading

Jun 28, 2016

The Construction of Poverty ‘alleviation’ and the Fallacy of Development

Trajectories of capitalist society’s development theories have seen phases of evolution over the years. With the principle of ‘use all the resources available,’ under the barking of the capitalist neoliberal … Continue reading

Jun 28, 2016

REVIEW: A Flawed Freedom: Rethinking Southern African Liberation

Author:   John S. Saul Title:   A Flawed Freedom: Rethinking Southern African Liberation Toronto:   Between the Lines Paperback, 2014: 199 pages. ISBN:   978 1 77113 150 6 … Continue reading

Jan 15, 2016

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